COVINGTON - At least six shots were fired into a home at 128 Gum Tree Trail about 1:30 a.m. Nov. 13, according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.
COVINGTON - The Newton County Board of Education approved a request by the Newton County School System to update its sexual harassment policy.
CONYERS - Conyers Police Department investigators continue to search for two black women who robbed Wachovia Bank earlier this week.
COVINGTON - The Covington Police Department will be issuing decals and inspecting golf carts beginning Monday to those who wish to drive them on approved city streets.
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Staff Photo: Sue Ann Kuhn-Smith
COVINGTON - A majority of county commissioners are hesitant to pursue grant money to purchase foreclosed or abandoned homes, they indicated Tuesday night.
COVINGTON - This month, Eastside High School has been getting a lot of attention for its football team making the playoffs, but state officials recognize the school for its academic successes, too.
ATLANTA - For now, all Georgia Tech can do is wait.
Amanda Baskett, left, was the grand prize winner of the first annual Cookin' in the Kitchen recipe contest.
CONYERS - Ron Bradley knows what he's talking about.
CONYERS - Are you ready for some Xtreme football?
COVINGTON - Eastside's defense overpowered a strong Carrollton team to give the Eagles their first-ever trip to the quarterfinals with a 21-9 win over the Trojans on Friday at Homer Sharp Stadium.
COVINGTON - The Newton Lady Rams are hoping to turn things around from last year's disappointing 6-17 season. But with five new players - all freshmen - on the varsity roster, it's going to be an uphill battle.